RI H5575 | 2017 | Regular Session


Completed Legislative Action
Spectrum: Partisan Bill (Democrat 4-0)
Status: Passed on June 19 2017 - 100% progression
Action: 2017-06-19 - Signed by Governor
Text: Latest bill text (Introduced) [PDF]


Requires the Rhode Island office of energy resources, in consultation with the building commission to promulgate rules and regulations to create a statewide solar photovoltaic permit application.

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Statewide Municipal Solar Permit


Roll Calls

2017-05-18 - House - Passage (Y: 71 N: 0 NV: 4 Abs: 0) [PASS]


2017-06-19HouseSigned by Governor
2017-06-14HouseTransmitted to Governor
2017-06-14SenateSenate passed in concurrence
2017-06-13SenatePlaced on the Senate Consent Calendar (06/14/2017)
2017-06-07SenateCommittee recommends passage in concurrence
2017-06-02SenateScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (06/07/2017)
2017-05-30SenateReferred to Senate Environment and Agriculture
2017-05-18HouseHouse read and passed
2017-05-12HousePlaced on House Calendar (05/18/2017)
2017-05-10HouseCommittee recommends passage
2017-05-08HouseScheduled for consideration (05/10/2017)
2017-03-09HouseCommittee recommended measure be held for further study
2017-03-03HouseScheduled for hearing and/or consideration (03/09/2017)
2017-02-16HouseIntroduced, referred to House Municipal Government


Rhode Island State Sources

Bill Comments